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The Best Places to Host a Birthday Party in...
Need to plan a kid's birthday party? Unwrap all the details on where to have a great birthday party in Dallas-Fort Worth, including zoos, museums, and more.
Where to Shop for Prom and Quinceanera Dresses...
Dallas-Fort Worth is a shopping mecca for formal wear, including dresses for prom, formal dances, and quinceaneras.
DFW Fun: April Calendar of Events
From Easter events to Major League Baseball, here is a list of what to see and things to do in the Dallas-Fort Worth area for April 201t.
April Festivals in DFW
April is a great month to get out and enjoy the many festivals Dallas has to offer.
Best Mother's Day Brunch and Buffet Spots in...
Mother's Day is Sunday, May 11, 2014. Take Mom out to her favorite restaurant and celebrate her special day.
13 Top Restaurants in the DFW Area
Whether you're in the mood for a Prime Steak, vegetarian or Diver Sea Scallops, here are some of the best five-star restaurants in DFW.
Eggscelent DFW Brunch Destinations
Many restaurants in DFW offer brunch on the weekends, including buffets and bottomless mimosas. Here is a guide to the restaurants you should try.
School Districts in the Dallas Fort Worth...
More than six million people live in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex and more than forty school districts serve the areas in and around Dallas and Fort Worth.
IMAX Theatres in DFW
For a really big screen experience, check out an IMAX theatre. The screen is so wide and so high that you will feel you are inside the film, but the size of the image does not diminish the quality. IMAX films come in all varieties, from museum-quality documentaries to the latest Hollywood blockbusters.
Grassy Knoll
Many witnesses claim they heard shots coming from the grassy knoll on the north side of Elm Street. The grassy knoll affords a clear view of the length of Elm Street. Page 4.
Dallas News
Many respected newspapers publish their news online as well as in print. Here are a few.
Mobile Pet Grooming
Mobile Pet Grooming
Preston Hollow
One of the most desirable Dallas neighborhoods is Preston Hollow. President Bush lives here.
Lone Star Park
The 2014 Spring Thoroughbred Season kicks off on April 10 at Lone Star Park in Grand Prairie.
How to Really Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in...
Cinco de Mayo, Spanish for "the fifth of May," celebrates the defeat of the French at the Battle of Puebla,
DFW May Calendar
Dallas-Fort Worth calendar of events for May 2014.
DFW Charities: Where to Discard Your Old Stuff...
DFW has abundance of local charities that would love to have your unwanted items. Your trash might be someone else's treasure.
DFW Earth Day 2015
Celebrate Earth Day on April 22, 2015. It's a great time to remind ourselves to be kinder to the planet. Several events in DFW will show you how to be more earth-friendly (buy organic, shop sustainable, recycle and more).
Here are Some of the Best Places to Entertain...
Some summer camps are educational, some are athletic and some are just plain fun. Here is a list of every summer camp in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
DFW Events Calendar for June 2015
There's lots of fun things going on this June in DFW.
Tax Appraisal Districts
Property taxes fund local services, such as public schools, fire and police departments, and maintenance and upkeep of city and county roads. Appraisal districts do not set tax rates, but they do value the properties, both commercial and residential, that are taxed.
DFW Weather: What to Do During a Tornado...
It's tornado season in North Texas. And yes, we do live in Tornado Alley. Here are some suggestions on how to be safe during a severe storm in the DFW area.
8 Best Cupcake Shops in Dallas-Fort Worth
Cupcakes are quite possibly the perfect dessert. They're great for parties and the perfect little sugar fix. Here are the best cupcakes Dallas has to offer.
Walking Tour of the West End Historic District...
The Dallas World Aquarium is the home to fish and marine life from around the world. Page 6.
What time was President Kennedy shot? When was...
When was JFK shot? What time was Lee Harvey Oswald arrested? The events of the JFK assassination happened quickly on Nov 22, 1963. Here is a brief timeline touching on the major points of the day and those following.
10 Great Taco Places in Dallas
From state-infused Tex-Mex style to authentic family recipes, there’s a taco for every palate. Here are the ten best tacos in Dallas.
For 72 Hours Only, Southwest Celebrates...
For 72 hours only, Southwest Airlines celebrates Halloween with spooktacular low fares.
How to Celebrate July 4th: Fireworks in the...
DFW celebrates July 4th in a big way -- as only Texans can. There are many places to attend festivals, celebrate and watch fabulous fireworks displays. Addison's Kaboom Town! is one of the best fireworks shows in the nation.
May Festivals to Be at in Dallas/Fort Worth
May is a great time to celebrate spring and enjoy an outdoor festival.
Professional Baseball in the Dallas Fort Worth...
The Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex has five professional baseball teams. The Texas Rangers, a Major League team, play at the Ballpark at Arlington. The Frisco Roughriders, affiliate to the Texas Rangers, play at the Dr. Pepper Ballpark in Frisco. The Fort Worth Cats play at historic LaGrave Field and the Tarrant Blue Thunder play at Crosstimbers Ballpark in North Richland Hills. The Grand Prairie AirHogs play at the Stadium at Lone Star Park.
DFW Area Water Parks
Texas summers are hot and water parks are a great way to chill. Most parks open in May and remain open until Labor Day weekend.
Everman Independent School District
Everman Independent School District is located to the southeast of Fort Worth. More than 4,200 students attend Everman schools.
Dallas Cowboys Enshrined in the Pro Football...
There are 12 Dallas Cowboys enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio. The list includes 10 players, Head Coach Tom Landry, and Dallas Cowboys President/General Manager Tex Schramm.
Free Museums in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex
Dallas has museums with world-class art, in-depth history, and unique exhibits. These are some of the free museums in the Metroplex.
A Walking Tour of Downtown Dallas
Enjoy this walking tour which takes you past some of downtown Dallas's nicest parks and well-known buildings. The entire tour can be completed in about forty-five minutes, but I encourage you to stop and relax in the parks, take in some shopping, and try the restaurants along the way.
Looking at Elm Street from the Grassy Knoll
This photo was taken from the grassy knoll. The route of the presidential motorcade would have taken John F. Kennedy across this view twice. Page 5.
Heritage Senior Center in Irving
The Heritage Senior Center in Irving provides recreational activities, hot meals, and informative classes for senior citizens.
Black Dog Man
Photos taken of the area on the day of the Kennedy assassination have been pored over by investigators and theorists alike in the years since. One mystery still unsolved is that of a mysterious silhouette leaning on the fence at the top of the grassy knoll. If you squint at the original photo, it looks like a black dog, hence the nickname “Black Dog Man”. Page 6.
Health Fairs
There are many health fairs and wellness opportunities in DFW.
Grapevine Mills Mall
Grapevine Mills Mall is just north of the DFW airport. A popular shopping destination for locals and tourists, the mall has food, entertainment, and organized activities like MallWalkers and a kids' club.
Mother's Day in DFW
Mother's Day is always the second Sunday in May. In 2013, it's on Sunday, May 12.
Smoking Man Drain
In 1997, researchers tested a long-standing theory that someone could have hidden in the storm drain, shot President Kennedy, and escaped under the city. Page 7.
Burleson Independent School District
Burleson Independent School District is located just south of Fort Worth in Tarrant and Johnson Counties.
How Tall is Dallas Mavericks Player J.J. Barea
J.J. Barea is a basketball player with the Dallas Mavericks.
Malls in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex
The Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex seemingly has malls tucked in every corner. Discover shopping centers in the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area.
JFK Memorial
Less than two blocks away from where President Kennedy was shot, the city of Dallas and many donors erected a monument to the fallen president. The JFK Memorial is a simple monument. Page 8.
Review: Spa Nail 7 in Frisco, Texas
Spa Nail 7 is a reasonably-priced, extremely sanitary nail salon in Frisco, Texas. Under new management, you will appreciate their customer service and relaxing atmosphere.
Dallas World Aquarium
The Dallas World Aquarium showcases a variety of exotic and endangered species in a series of ecosystems designed to make the animals feel at home. Visitors wind through the exhibits on gently sloped paths with plenty of places for grandparents and toddlers to sit a moment. Three restaurants provide fine dining—and kids' meals—at the end of an enjoyable visit.
Southwest Airlines Lowers Fall Travel Fares
Southwest Airlines lowers fares for fall through August 1, 2011.
The 2014 State Fair of Texas Discounts and Deals
The State Fair of Texas offers several different discounts and deals -- some benefit the North Texas Food Bank. You can feel good about saving money and helping a worthy cause at the same time.
Vaccinations for School in Texas
Children attending school in Texas are required to have been vaccinated for nine communicable diseases before entering grades kindergarten through twelfth. Children attending day care in Texas must also be vaccinated for three more communicable diseases.
Inside the JFK Memorial
Inside the JFK Memorial is a low granite square with the name John Fitzgerald Kennedy carved in it and painted gold to reflect the light from the white walls. Page 9.
The Best Margaritas in Dallas
When it's 110 degrees in August, what tastes better than an icy margarita? Here's a guide to the ten best margaritas throughout DFW.
Bluebonnets Thrive in Open Fields
Bluebonnets are the state flower of Texas. And they are beautiful! Page 2.
DFW-Based Fortune 500 Companies
There are 24 Fortune 500 companies based in the DFW area.
Five Knitteries You Shouldn't Miss
Knitting boutiques are as unique as their owners. While most will carry a good selection of high-end yarns and patterns, the precise stock will vary according to the owners' likes as well as the likes and interests of their customers. The social aspect of knitting is another important consideration when choosing a store. All these knitteries have classes and other gatherings.
DFW's Best Barbecue: Briskets, Ribs and Smoked...
DFW loves us some barbecue! Who do you think smokes the best meat? Here's a look at some of the best barbecue joints in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area.
A Kids' Party at Build-A-Bear Workshop
Build-A-Bear Workshop lets the kids create their own stuffed animal, dress them, and accessorize them. The only limit is their imagination (and your wallet). Build-A-Bear Workshop offers party planning for groups of more than six.
Living in Downtown Plano Texas
Downtown Plano has upscale, affordable apartments, art galleries and museums, restaurants, shopping, theatres, and a large park to relax in. Charming neighborhood filled with early twentieth-century homes lie within easy walking distance.
Texas Star Lights Up the Big Texas Sky
The Texas Star is a 212.5-foot-tall ferris wheel at Fair Park in Texas. It made its first appearance at the 1985 State Fair of Texas and has run every year since. With 44 gondolas able to seat six people each, up to 264 riders can be on the wheel at once.
JFK Memorial Plaque
JFK Memorial Plaque. Dallas. Page 10.
Best Bars and Restaurants for Cinco de Mayo in...
Follow this link to information on Cinco de Mayo 2013 . Cinco de Mayo, Spanish for "the fifth of May,"
Catch "Dallas Blooms" at the Dallas Arboretum
"Dallas Blooms" is the largest Flower Festival in the southwest with over 500,000 blooming spring bulbs
Living in Arlington, Texas
Arlington, Texas is the third largest city in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex with a population of more than 370,000. Centrally located between Dallas and Fort Worth, Arlington provides access to both cities, DFW airport, and many local lakes. But residents of Arlington don't have to leave their home city to enjoy some of the best fun the Metroplex has to offer.
Cheers! Blue Martini at the Shops at Legacy
Blue Martini is a new, upscale bar/lounge that's a one-stop destination for dining, drinking and dancing at the Shops at Legacy in Plano, Texas.
Restaurants Where Kids Eat Free in DFW
Several DFW area restaurants offer free kids meals with the purchase of an adult meal. Enjoy!
DFW Restaurants Serving Up Thanksgiving Feasts
If you don't want to spend time cooking and doing all the dishes yourself, take the family to one of DFW's restaurants to celebrate Thanksgiving.
Spring Break in Dallas: Museums, Art, and More...
How about a staycation when Spring Break rolls around mid-March? The DFW area has many great things to do over the break from school.
Best Places for Ice Cream, Frozen Treats in DFW
DFW has many great places to enjoy a frozen treat and beat the Texas heat.
The George W. Bush Presidential Center
The George W. Bush Presidential Center on the SMU campus will open to the public on May 1, 2013.
The Old Red Courthouse in Downtown Dallas
The Old Red Courthouse in downtown Dallas is a fine example of the courthouse-building fervor that swept through Texas in the 1880s and 1890s. In an imposing Romanesque style with turrets and gargoyles (actually wyverns), the courthouse dominates the area near Dealey Plaza, even though it is not as tall as many of the surrounding buildings.
Best Places in DFW for Chocolate
Chocolate is a romantic indulgence -- perfect for Valentine's Day or anyday that ends in
Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex Weather
The average number of days where the high is more than 100 degrees Fahrenheit is a mere sixteen, but in the middle of summer, that's no comfort.
Bluebonnets in DFW: the State Flower of Texas...
Bluebonnets are the state flower of Texas. And they are beautiful!
Discounts for Dallas-Fort Worth Area Senior...
Many DFW businesses offer senior citizen and/or military discounts.
June Festivals and Summer Activities
June is a month full of festivals and great summer activities.
Dallas Independent School District
The Dallas Independent School District is the second largest school district in Texas after Houston ISD and the twelfth largest in the nation with over 158,000 students. It serves the cities of Dallas, Addison, Balch Springs, Carrollton, Desoto, Duncanville, Ferris, Garland, Grand Prairie, Hutchins, Lancaster, Mesquite, Seagoville, and Wilmer with 22 High Schools, nine Magnet High Schools, seven Alternative School Programs, 32 middle schools, and 155 elementary schools.
Just a Sea of Blue
Bluebonnets are the state flower of Texas. And they are beautiful! Page 4.
Dallas Galleria
The Galleria Dallas is an upscale shopping mall located at the intersection of I-635 and the Dallas North Tollway. Anchor stores include Macy's, Nordstrom and Saks Fifth Avenue. Don't miss great shopping at American Girl Boutique and Bistro, Tiffany & Co, Banana Republic, Gap, and the Westin Galleria.
There's Time to Deck the Halls, Check Out the...
Need a break from shopping, baking and mailing holiday cards,create some new traditions with family and friends at DFW’s favorite holiday-themed entertainment venues. The metroplex has many holiday events that will be fun for the entire family. Take some time out of your hectic schedule to have a little holiday fun.
Dallas Fort Worth International Airport SkyLink
The Skylink at Dallas Fort Worth Airport provides convenient transportation between terminals for passengers looking to make connections or just pass the time during a layover or flight delay. The two-car trains travel in an elevated loop that takes about fifteen minutes to go all the way around. Trains travel in both directions and take about two minutes to get between stops.
Bluebonnets Make the Perfect Backdrop for Photos
Bluebonnets are the state flower of Texas. And they are beautiful! Page 3.
Rules for Tailgating at a Dallas Cowboys...
Jerry Jones wants you to have a good time tailgating at AT&T Cowboys Stadium -- but there are some rules you must follow.
Where to Buy Halloween Costumes in Dallas-Fort...
DFW has some great stores where you can shop for Halloween costumes.
Mesquite Independent School District
Mesquite Independent School District is located on the east side of Dallas and has more than 36,000 students. It serves the cities of Mesquite, Garland, Balch Springs and parts of Dallas with 32 elementary schools, eight middle schools, five high schools and one alternative school.
2015 Cool Thursdays Concerts at the Dallas...
Mark your calendar for the premier concert series: "Cool Thursdays" at the Dallas Arboretum. This event
Carrollton-Farmers Branch Independent School...
Carrollton-Farmers Branch Independent School District is located in the Dallas North area and has more than 26,000 students. It serves portions of the cities of Carrollton, Farmers Branch, Addison, Coppell, Dallas, and Irving with twenty-seven elementary schools, six middle schools, five high schools, and three special programs centers.
Where to Get Free Flu Shots in Dallas County
If you're unemployed, have no insurance or you're on Medicaid, you can get a free flu shot for yourself or your child in Dallas County.
DFW Area Lakes
DFW has a number of lakes which offer lots of opportunities for fun.
Dallas Mavericks Beat Los Angeles Lakers in...
The Dallas Mavericks beat the LA Lakers in LA tonight 93-81 in game 2 of the NBA playoffs, second round.
New Rules for Attending Dallas Cowboys Games:...
You can't bring a big purse, diaper bag or fanny pack to AT&T Cowboys Stadium -- but then again, why would you want to anyway?
Allen Premium Outlets
Allen Premium Outlets is a great place to find discounts on your favorite designer items.
Collin County Elections
Collin County has nearly a half million citizens eligible to vote. Registering to vote is simple and quick. Information on elections, polling places, and more is available on the Collin County Elections web site.
Dallas Blooms! at the Dallas Arboretum
Dallas Blooms! is the celebration of spring with 500,000 blooming bulbs at the Dallas Arboretum through April 8, 2013.
Profile: Cindy Davis is a New Cast Member of...
Background: Cindy Davis is one of the newest cast members of the Style Network's hit show Big Rich Texas.
Dallas Arboretum Concert Series
The Dallas Arboretum is the perfect location for an outdoor concert series
Top 10 Foods at the State Fair of Texas
There are some great foods at the State Fair of Texas. Yes, many of them are fried. Here are my top picks.
Dallas-Fort Worth Events Calendar December
Enjoy the ho-ho-holidays with fun events in DFW.
Best Pizza in DFW
DFW has many great restaurants to enjoy a slice of pie. What's your favorite place?
Interurban Railway Museum
An old-timey train car and railroad depot sit in the corner of Haggard Park near downtown Plano, housing the Interurban Railway Museum. From 1908 to 1948, the railroad depot served as a stop along the Texas Electric Railway as it ran from Denison to Dallas.
Hike and Bike Trails in the Dallas Fort Worth...
The Dallas area has excellent weather for outdoor activities. Here is a collection of hike and bike trails in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex. Remember your sunscreen and hat and some comfortable shoes and get outdoors.
Six Flags Over Texas Celebrates 50 Years in...
Six Flags Over Texas celebrates 50 years in Arlington, Texas.
Spring Means Pollen, Trouble for DFW Allergy...
Spring brings flowers. Flowers bring pollen. Pollen brings itchy, watery eyes, stuffiness, sneezing for allergy sufferers.
Swine Flu School Closings
The CDC revised their recommendations on school closings. School districts across Texas had closed as a precautionary measure against the spread of swine flu, but then were told they could reopen, depending on local conditions. Parents are still requested to keep ill children home from school and daycare. New York schools are still closing, but Texas schools are open.
Tornado Alley 3D Film at Perot Museum of Nature...
Check out the Tornado Alley 3D Film at Perot Museum of Nature and Science
How To Connect Your Utilities Online
Connect your utilities online with just a few simple steps. It's free and fast.
Texas Rangers Guide
Let's Go Rangers! The Texas Rangers play major league baseball in the Rangers Ballpark at Arlington.
DFW Florists That Really Deliver
DFW's local florists can arrange to deliver flowers for any occasion.
A Walking Tour of Downtown Plano
The Interurban Railway Museum is housed in a restored depot that served Plano from 1908 until 1948. Historical exhibits detail Plano's early days and even before then and highlight the forces that shaped what the city has become. A train car outside the depot has been restored to show what the mail cars and passenger cars of the time looked like.
Trinity Railway Express - TRE
The Trinity Railway Express (TRE) stops at ten stations, starting at the T&P in downtown Fort Worth and ending at Union Station in downtown Dallas.
Relax This Easter: Enjoy One of Dallas' Best...
Many DFW restaurants are offering special Easter brunch menus and lavish buffets to help you celebrate spring.
DFW July Calendar 2015
There are lots of concerts and events taking place in DFW in July 2015. Here are just a few great events.
Cottonbelt Trail - Grapevine, Texas Segment
The Cottonbelt Trail is part of the planned Dallas Fort Worth Veloweb which will connect suburbs to downtown and residential neighborhoods to the areas where the residents work. The Grapevine segment of the Cottonbelt Trail stretches for 2.78 miles from Pool Road/Brumley Avenue to William D. Tate Avenue/Ball Street with a planned expansion of 2.8 miles.
Texas School Book Depository Sniper's Nest
The Warren Commission believed that Lee Harvey Oswald fired out of a corner window on the sixth floor of the Texas School Book Depository. Cardboard boxes were found arranged in a “sniper's nest” looking over Houston Street and Elm Street. Page 2.
In-N-Out Burger Opens First Texas Locations May...
California-based In-N-Out Burger opens new locations in Allen and Frisco on Wednesday, May 11, 2011.
Dallas Museum of Art
Since 1903, the Dallas Museum of Art has been showing some of the finest art in the world. The collections contain sculpture, painting, and other media from sub-Saharan Africa, Asia, Central and South America, Europe, and the Pacific Islands. Both ancient and contemporary styles are included.
DFW Celebrates New Year's Eve
Ring in the New Year with an awesome celebration. Some are elegant sit-down dinners and some are on-your-feet-dancing parties. Many are some combination of the two. Some are non-traditional ways to celebrate like Prairie Lights or the Dallas Stars hockey game.
DFW Holiday Lights Displays
DFW has many unique holiday lighting displays to view. Admission is usually free.
Grand Prairie Independent School District
Grand Prairie Independent School District is located between Dallas and Fort Worth and has more than 25,500 students.
Savor Dallas 2015
Savor Dallas is the ultimate wine and culinary festival. Don't miss the fun and food!
Bread Winners Cafe is Perfect Spot for Brunch...
Bread Winners Cafe is a great place for breakfast, lunch, dinner and weekend brunch. Oh how I love their specialty breads.
Living Downtown
For a long time, downtown Dallas was the business district and nothing else. Streets cleared out shortly after five. Historic buildings sat empty at night, some empty during the day. In the last decade, the city of Dallas and several developers have made a concerted effort to bring life back to downtown. Nowadays, downtown still has the businesses, but the efforts have brought in urban dwellers, more shopping, nightlife—downtown Dallas has a character all its own.
Reel Fun: Outdoor, Free and Low-Cost Summer...
Looking for something fun to do that won't strain your budget? Check out a free or low-cost movie. Some are outdoors. All are fun!
In 2014, ENERGY STAR Tax-Free Weekend in Texas...
During Memorial Day weekend, Texas shoppers get a break from state and local sales and use taxes on purchases of certain energy-efficient products. The 2014 ENERGY STAR sales tax holiday begins at 12:01 a.m. (after midnight) on Saturday, May 24, and ends at 11:59 p.m. on Monday, May 26 (Memorial Day).
Seasons 52 Opens in Plano
Seasons 52 is a fresh grill and wine bar restaurant that incorporates ingredients and menu items that are indigenous to Texas. Seasons 52 boasts 63 wines by-the-glass and nothing on the menu over 475 calories.
Attention Boys and Ghouls: Halloween Fun Ahead!
The DFW area has some of the spookiest haunted houses and some of the nation's largest haunted houses -- including one that made it into the Guinness Book of World Records.
Castleberry Independent School District
Castleberry Independent School District is located five miles west of downtown Fort Worth and has more than 3,300 students.
Yummy Food Like Frozen Bananas and Smoked...
On a gluten-free diet? Believe it or not, there are some G-F foods that you can enjoy at the State Fair of Texas. Cotton candy is a yes!
Portion of Terminal A Reopens at DFW Internatio...
A portion of Terminal A reopens Tuesday, March 26, 2013 after a lengthy renovation and construction project -- adding restaurants, shopping, better technology and a new parking system.
November 2013 Activities in Dallas/Fort Worth
November brings cooler temperatures, great events and Thanksgiving.
How to Celebrate Martin Luther King Day in...
Martin Luther King Jr Day is celebrated with parades, music and events throughout DFW.
DFW Cajun Seafood Restaurants
DFW has some incredible seafood restaurants--perfect for celebrating Mardi Gras.
Where to Find the Best Easter Egg Hunts in the...
In 2014, Easter Sunday is April 20.
Stores in Dallas-Fort Worth Specializing in...
Tis the season to shop for holiday decorations for your home. Here are several stores that offer artificial Christmas trees, tree stands, prelit trees, wreaths, beautiful decorations and holiday home decor.
Azle Independent School District
Azle Independent School District is located to the northwest of Fort Worth and is bordered by Lake Worth and Eagle Mountain Lake.
Fort Worth Independent School District
The Fort Worth Independent School District is the fifth largest school district in Texas with nearly 80,000 students. Fort Worth ISD serves the cities of Fort Worth, Benbrook, Westover Hills, Westworth Village, Haltom City, Forest Hills, and some unincorporated portions of Tarrant County with 80 elementary schools, 24 niddle schools, 13 high schools and 27 special campuses.
Arlington Independent School District
Arlington Independent School District is the eighth largest school district in Texas and the 66th in the nation with more than 63,000 students.
Cottonbelt Trail - Colleyville, Texas Segment
The Cottonbelt Trail is part of the planned Dallas Fort Worth Veloweb which will connect suburbs to downtown and residential neighborhoods to the areas where the residents work. The Colleyville, Texas segment of the Cottonbelt Trail stretches for 2.3 miles from Bettinger Road to John McCain. Colleyville provides one access point at the Pleasant Run Road Soccer Complex and Park (6501 Pleasant Run Road).
Home Dog Training
Home dog training offers obedience classes in the comfort of your own home. Great for anyone whose dog could use a little (or a lot of) behavior modification, this is especially beneficial for dogs who get easily distracted by other dogs.
The 2013 Butterfly Festival Lands in Plano
Plano's Butterfly Festival takes place each May at Collin Creek Mall in Plano.
The Best Enchiladas in Dallas-Fort Worth
DFW is home to some of the best Mexican food in the world. Who makes the best enchiladss? This is sure to stir up some controversy. Want to start a heated debate? Talk DFW Mexican food.
Voting in Tarrant County
Find information on local, state, and national elections. Tarrant County election web sites will help you find polling places, ballot samples and other information.
Plano Public Pools
The city of Plano has five public pools. Some are open year-round. Some have water slides and play areas.
Restaurant Review: In-N-Out Burger Opens DFW...
My first experience with an In-N-Out Burger wasn't as earth-moving as I had hoped.
Pumpkin House
The Great Pumpkin Festival gets bigger and bigger in Dallas. Each year the Arboretum gets a fall makeover with thousands of pumpkins, gourds and beautiful fall flowers. Page 9.
Union Station
Since 1916, Union Station has been Dallas's major train station.
Best Burgers in DFW
Where's the beef? It's in DFW. We're known for our great burgers. Who do you think serves up the best?
Marriott at Legacy Town Center in Plano Texas
The Marriott at Legacy Town Center in Plano is a luxurious hotel walking distance to upscale shopping, dining and entertainment at the Shops at Legacy.
Dallas Fort Worth Area Comedy Nightclubs
No kidding, DFW has some great comedy nightclubs. Laughter burns calories too!
The NFL Experience Dallas
No matter who you're rooting for, the NFL Shop offered visitors thousands of officially-licensed gift ideas. Game jerseys, t-shirts, hats, cheerleader outfits and much more.

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